Bincoo GYKF0540 Moka Pot - Portable Espresso Perfection

Published on July 12, 2023, 2:24 p.m.

The Bincoo GYKF0540 is an aluminum stovetop espresso maker with a 120ml capacity, making it perfect for 1-2 espresso cups. This sleek and modern moka pot features an updated design with a double valve system to produce rich, full-bodied espresso with crema. I tested this model in my home to see how it performed.

Bincoo GYKF0540 moka pot


The Bincoo GYKF0540 moka pot * has a classic octagonal shape but with smoother lines and a more contemporary look. It comes in 4 colors - black, green, silver, and white. The aluminum construction seems durable and conducts heat well. The handle and top knob are made of wood and stay cool.

Key Features

  • Double valve system for optimal extraction
  • Built-in thermostat prevents over-extraction
  • Durable aluminum body
  • Ergonomic wood handle stays cool
  • Large 120ml capacity makes 2 espresso cups
  • Includes dosing ring dispenser for easily adding grounds

Bincoo Brand Background

Bincoo, established in Guangdong, China, has been focused on designing and manufacturing coffee utensils and home goods since 2011. Advocating a “free lifestyle,” Bincoo encourages consumers to experience the varied emotions of life through pour-over coffee. The brand is dedicated to empowering everyone to become their own barista, creating unique coffee experiences.

 Bincoo GYKF0540 120ML/2 Cup Stovetop Espresso Maker

Design - Simple Yet Elegant

The Bincoo GYKF0540 moka pot features a straightforward design with clean lines and ergonomic handles. The surface is smoothly polished for a premium feel. Despite the minimalist look, careful details like an elephant spout ensure functionality.

High-Quality Construction and Design

The Bincoo GYKF0540 moka pot is built with high-quality aluminum, a material known for its excellent heat conduction properties. This ensures even heat distribution during brewing, contributing to a well-extracted and flavorful espresso. The sleek and modern design of the pot not only adds a touch of elegance to your kitchen but also provides an ergonomic handle for comfortable use.

Double Valve System for Superior Extraction

A standout feature of this moka pot is its double valve system. The two valves, one at the bottom and one at the top, work together to regulate the pressure inside the pot during brewing. This results in a more consistent extraction process, producing espresso with a richer flavor profile and a beautiful layer of crema on top.

Thermostat for Precision Brewing

The built-in thermostat is another innovative addition to this moka pot. It carefully monitors the brewing temperature and prevents over-extraction, which can lead to bitter or burnt flavors. This intelligent feature ensures that your espresso is brewed to perfection every time, even if you’re new to using a moka pot.

 Bincoo GYKF0540 120ML/2 Cup Stovetop Espresso Maker

Brewing Experience

I found the Bincoo easy to use on my gas stovetop. Simply fill the bottom chamber with water, add grounds to the filter, and place on the stove. Soon, rich crema-topped espresso flows into the top chamber.

The taste was excellent - thick, strong espresso with nice crema. The thermostat helps prevent any burnt or bitter flavors.

Coffee Bean Selection and Grinding

To brew a perfect cup of espresso, the selection of high-quality coffee beans and the right grinding size are crucial. Freshly roasted beans provide richer flavors and aromas. An appropriate grind size ensures that the coffee releases its best taste and aroma during extraction. The Bincoo GYKF0540 moka pot’s double valve system is designed to maximize this extraction effect.

120ml Capacity for Single or Double Servings

With its generous 120ml capacity, the Bincoo GYKF0540 moka pot is perfect for brewing one or two cups of espresso at a time. Whether you’re enjoying a solo morning pick-me-up or sharing a cup with a loved one, this moka pot provides the ideal serving size for your espresso needs.

Dosing Ring Dispenser and Filter Papers

The included dosing ring dispenser simplifies the process of adding coffee grounds to the filter basket, ensuring a precise and even distribution for optimal extraction. Additionally, the 100 filter papers included in the package offer a convenient and mess-free way to brew your espresso.

Versatile Stovetop Compatibility

The Bincoo GYKF0540 moka pot is designed for versatility and can be used on various stovetops, including gas, electric, and camping stoves. This makes it a great option for both home use and outdoor adventures, allowing you to enjoy delicious espresso wherever you go.


The aluminum construction can be hand washed with soap and water for simple cleanup after use. Users recommend periodic descaling as well.


The brew process itself produces light hissing sounds comparable to a typical moka pot. No complaints of bothersome noise have been reported.


The Bincoo GYKF0540 moka pot meets food grade standards in materials and processing. Pressure is safely modulated by the valve system. Proper sealing prevents hot leaks.

![Bincoo GYKF0540 moka pot

Origin & Launch

Proudly engineered in Guangdong, China, the Bincoo GYKF0540 moka pot first launched in February 2023.

Use Cases

This Bincoo GYKF0540 moka pot is ideal for home use to make 1-2 cups of rich espresso. The large capacity, thermostat, and dosing ring also make it great for entertaining or camping/travel. It can be used on gas, electric, and portable stovetops.

User Feedback

With an overall 4.1/5 star rating, the Bincoo GYKF0540 moka pot receives positive reviews for its convenience, quality construction, and delicious espresso.

The majority of users are delighted with the rich, velvety espresso produced by this compact moka pot. They describe the coffee as smooth, aromatic, and topped with a decadent creamy froth. Many compare it favorably to espresso from high-end cafes costing 4 times more per cup. Enthusiasts of all levels comment on the full espresso flavor that rivals professional machines.

In terms of design, users praise the sleek aesthetics and ergonomic handles that provide a comfortable grip. The polished metal finish receives compliments for its durability and premium feel. Reviewers also appreciate the lightweight aluminum construction that makes the moka pot highly portable.

When it comes to functionality, the double valve system earns rave reviews for making “perfect espresso every time.” Users mention how the advanced pressure brewing creates cafe-quality crema foam to enhance the experience. Many love the convenience of brewing espresso at the push of a button, without needing barista skills.

However, some users note the importance of tightly sealing the chambers to prevent leaks while brewing. When assembled correctly, no issues with spraying are reported. There are also a few comments that an induction stove requires an additional diffuser plate.

Overall, feedback centers on the Bincoo GYKF0540 moka pot being an easy, convenient way to make espresso that rivals specialty shops. For those seeking rich, authentic espresso at home, the Bincoo moka pot is hailed as an affordable “game changer.” Users agree its combination of quality, innovation and value make it a worthwhile investment for espresso lovers.


  • Double valve for consistent pressure
  • Built-in thermostat prevents over-extraction
  • Durable aluminum construction
  • Easy to use and clean


  • Not induction compatible
  • Tight sealing required to prevent leakage


The Bincoo GYKF0540 moka pot normally retails for $109.99 USD, but is currently on sale for $87.99, making it very competitively priced for the features it offers. The average moka pot costs $20-50, so the Bincoo is on the pricier end, but worth it for the quality.


Overall, the Bincoo GYKF0540 moka pot makes delicious stovetop espresso. The double valve and thermostat help extract a very flavorful, aromatic shot. It’s simple to use and durable. If you want great homemade espresso, I highly recommend this moka pot.

Bincoo’s Vision and Future

Committed to innovation and quality, Bincoo aims to continuously introduce more high-quality coffee and home products to meet global consumer needs. As the brand expands into international markets, Bincoo hopes to inspire more people to explore the art of coffee, enjoy unique coffee experiences, and find small joys in life.


  • Capacity: 120ml
  • Material: aluminum
  • Product Weight: 1.87 lbs
  • Power: unknown wattage
  • Dimensions: 4”D x 9”W x 9”H
  • Valve System: Double valve
  • Additional Features: Built-in thermostat, powder dispenser

What’s Included

The Bincoo comes with the moka pot, dosing ring dispenser, 100 paper filters, and instructions.

How to use Bincoo comes with the moka pot


  1. Fill bottom chamber with water up to fill line
  2. Place filter in funnel, add ground coffee with dosing ring
  3. Screw pieces together tightly
  4. Place on stove, medium heat
  5. Brew for 1 minute once sputtering starts
  6. Remove from heat, pour espresso

Enjoy your freshly brewed espresso! Be sure to clean after each use.